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Joyce Nielsen papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0665
Abstract

Feminist, legislator and community activist who worked in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Dates: 1951-1996

Kathleen Halloran Chapman papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0263
Abstract

Attorney and Democrat who served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1996.

Dates: 1977-1999

Kathy Kilbourn papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0831
Abstract

Founding member of the Intervention in Violence Against Women Project, activist and teacher from Cedar Rapids.

Dates: 1936-1992

Laura F. Hutchison Davis papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0075
Abstract

Social worker in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, from the 1930s though the 1960s.

Dates: 1869-1993

League of Women Voters, Cedar Rapids-Marion records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0635
Abstract

The Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters (LWV) played an active part in the civic life of the greater Cedar Rapids area. During the period covered by this collection, the Cedar Rapids-Marion League of Women Voters focused on the problems of high school dropouts in the Cedar Rapids school system and the lack of affordable housing in the area.

Dates: 1937 - 2010

Lenora Backes papers

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0010
Abstract

Diaries of an Iowa farm woman.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF.

Dates: 1944-1946

Lileah Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0256
Abstract

Professional volunteer active in several arts, civic, educational, and religious organizations in Cedar Rapids.

Dates: 1961-2014

Louise Crawford papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0007
Abstract

Composer and professor of Music Theory at Coe College.

Dates: 1914-1974

Marilyn Sippy papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0680
Abstract

Peace activist and volunteer from Marion, Iowa, who was active in UNICEF for over thirty years.

Dates: 1955-2004

Marion Carson papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0132
Abstract

Graduate of Ministry at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary, where she was the first Unitarian Universalist student.

Dates: 1960-2004

Mary Ellen Moore papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0651
Abstract

High school English teacher from Iowa City.

Dates: 1933-1997

National Association of Women in Construction, Cedar Rapids-Iowa City Chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0372
Abstract

The local chapter gives scholarships to students interested in construction careers, sponsors an annual golf outing and provides social networking opportunities for women who work in construction.

Dates: 1978-2005

National League of American Pen Women, Waterloo-Cedar Rapids Branch records

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0657
Abstract

Local chapter formed in 1932.

Dates: 1944-2000

Nellie Bishop oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IWA0092
Abstract

Buchanan County, Iowa, native who farmed with her husband.



Arrangement

One folder, shelved in SCVF; two videocassettes [V169 and V183] shelved in videocassette collection.

Dates: 1995-1998

Ortha Harstad papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0833
Abstract

An Iowa native, avid traveler, and community activist.

Dates: 1968-2008

Phylliss Henry papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0044
Abstract

First woman assigned to patrol duty on the Des Moines police force, serving from 1972 to 1982.

Dates: 1971-2004

Polly Ely papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0829
Abstract

Peace and civil rights activist who was a longtime member of Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist in Cedar Rapids.

Dates: 1937-2008

Sam Hamod Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC1176
Abstract

This collection contains the materials of Arab-American poet Sam Hamod.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980-2020

Sister Gwen Hennessey papers

 Collection
Identifier: IWA0491
Abstract

Franciscan nun sentanced to six months in federal prison for trespassing at Fort Benning, Georgia.

Dates: 2000-2005

Vivian W. Johnson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MsC0307
Abstract

Banker of Cedar Falls, Iowa. Correspondence, speeches, and subject files regarding his banking career. Subject files include materials relating such topics as the American Bankers Association.

Dates: 1928-1962; Majority of material found within 1947-1955

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American Bankers Association 1
American National Red Cross 1
Atkinson, Edith Reed, 1919-2000 1
Backes, Lenora 1
Beatty family 1
Beatty, Carrie Kelly, 1853-1925 1
Benjamin Franklin High School (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Bennett, Julia 1
Bishop, Nellie, 1904-1999 1
Brewton, Frances 1
Broer, Bethany 1
Broer, Faye York 1
Broer, Jacob 1
Broer, Kyle 1
Brown, Geraldine 1
Bush, Bertha E. 1
Camp Hitaga 1
Camp Hiwela 1
Cargill Corn Starch and Syrup (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Carson, Frances 1
Carson, Marion, 1927- 1
Carver, Roy James, 1909-1981 1
Cedar Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce 1
Cedar Rapids Civil Rights Commission 1
Cedar Rapids Symphony Orchestra 1
Chapman, Kathleen "Kay" Halloran (1937-) 1
Chicago and North Western Railway Company 1
City High School (Iowa City, Iowa) 1
Clark, Dick 1
Copley Newspapers 1
Crawford, Louise, 1890-1973 1
Cullen, Bill, 1920-1990 1
Davis, Laura Hutchison, 1916-1993 1
Davis, Lloyd L. 1
Des Moines (Iowa). Police Department 1
Dieman, Edna, 1903-1999 1
Dieman-Bennett Dance Theatre of the Hemispheres (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
Elderkin, David 1
Ellsworth Community College (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Ely, Polly, 1920-2008 1
Foster, Georgana Falb, 1928- 1
Furgerson, Betty Jean, 1927- 1
Global Cedar Rapids (Organization) 1
Grand Army of the Republic 1
Greene family 1
Hamblin family 1
Hamblin, Dora Jane, 1920-1993 1
Harris, Gwendolene Barry 1
Harris, Lileah, 1931-2014 1
Hawkeye Area Community Action Program 1
Hawthorne, Frances E. 1
Heisdorffer, Ann White 1
Hennessey, Dorothy Marie 1
Hennessey, Gwen, Sister, 1932-2008 1
Henry, Phylliss, 1940- 1
Herbst, Edna, 1924-2003 1
Hoover Presidential Library Association 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Houghton Mifflin Company 1
Hughes, Harold E. 1
Indiana University 1
Ingham, Erastus, 1821-1879 1
Ingham, William H. 1
Iowa Civil Rights Commission 1
Iowa Commerce Commission 1
Iowa Falls High School (Iowa Falls, Iowa) 1
Iowa Governor's Reapportionment Action Committee 1
Iowa State Bar Association 1
Jensen, Dorothy 1
Johnson, Vivian W. 1
KCRG (Radio station : Cedar Rapids, Iowa) 1
KCRG-TV (Television station : Iowa) 1
Kesler, Eliza Hickok, 1909- 1
Kilbourn, Kathy, 1944- 1
Kuba, Josephine M., 1909-1983 1
League of Women Voters of Cedar Rapids-Marion 1
Lipsky, Joan (1919-2015) 1
Lynch, Deborah 1
Main family 1
Main, W. F. (Willard F.) 1
Main, W.F. 1
Marin, Betty 1
Marsh, Marjorie, 1913- 1
Martin, Leo 1
Martin, Paul H. 1
Maxwell, Artice 1
Moore, Harlen 1
Moore, Margaret Martin 1
Moore, Mary Ellen, 1919-1998 1
Mount Holyoke College 1
National Association of Women in Construction 1
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